2014

Classic Southern Caramel Cake

I was very ambitious and made this cake for Christmas. The cake turned out very well. Everyone loved it. I did a few things differently thou...

Easy Pumpkin Cheesecake Muffins

The perfect combination of spicy pumpkin and dreamy cheesecake married together in a bite-sized muffin.  It's the treat you've been ...

Soft & Thick Snickerdoodles

Made these for a holiday party with my family — everyone went NUTS! They. Are. So. Good. A little crispy on the outside, perfectly chewy and...

Hottokēki (Japanese Hot Cake)

The Hubs and I just devoured a plate of these delicious cakes. I used buttermilk and a banana in the batter and topped mine with a honey and...

Easy Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls Recipe

Hello my Christmas recipe loving foodies! Tonight, we are making another recipe near and dear to my heart. Each year, while I lived with my ...

Cinnamon Roll Cake

So I made the cake and it is VERY good! Perfect with a hot cup of coffee. I made a couple of mistakes – 1) of adding one too many Tablespoon...

Salami and Cream Cheese Roll-ups

My favorite late night indulgence is salami and cream cheese on crackers. Salty cured sausage, sweet creamy cheese, crisp buttery crackers, ...

Chocolate Coconut Pecan Pie

I made this recipe for Thanksgiving. It was absolutely wonderful. I followed the filling recipe exactly as written, but I used a store-bough...

Pineapple Whip

I made this, was really good, but made it with almond milk the first time, and with soy almond the second. I have a “Bullet” blender, the ne...

Pineapple Cheesecake

It's super light and creamy, made with cream cheese, whipped topping, and a packet of gelatin. Pineapple Cheesecake Servings: 12 serving...

Cannoli Poke Cake

This cake was delicious, but the topping was much too runny, even after sitting in the fridge. I followed the recipe exactly, and then added...

Triple-Chocolate Cheesecake

Triple-Chocolate Cheesecake Yields one 9-inch cake For the crust: 1-1/2 cups very finely crushed chocolate cookie crumbs (I use about 30 Nab...

Lemon VeIvet Cake

I made this recipe for a birthday cake for my mother in law this weekend. Everyone loved it! This will now be my go to recipe for lemon cake...

Buttermilk Pound Cake

This cake came out perfectly! I’m always looking for a new cake recipe, especially bundt cake. I’ve baked this two times already and it was ...

Peanut Butter Pound Cake

Sometimes there is nothing better than a glass of milk and a slice of pound cake. A pound cake's dense texture can satisfy almost anyone...

Pumpkin Toffee Cheesecake

This absolutely made my mouth water. Rich and creamy,,! Pumpkin Toffee Cheesecake Ingredients: CHEESECAKE: 1/3 cup heavy cream 3 (8 oz) pack...

Southern Pecan Praline Cake

Made this for a family gathering as a three layer round cake-mixed the glaze in with some buttercream frosting to use as filling between lay...

Edible Egg-less Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

Delicious! I added in half a package of vanilla pudding mix (the powder) after I had creamed the butter and before I added the sugar. I also...

"Ho Ho" Cake

"Ho Ho" Cake For the cake:     1 box of your chocolate cake mix, plus the ingredients called for on the box or use your favorite c...

Apple-Cream Cheese Bundt Cake

I had this recipe in an older Southern Living cookbook… but I sure am glad you brought it to mind just now. I’d had a ton of apples left ove...

Pineapple Bars with Coconut Drizzle

I made the first pan of pineapple bars on Wednesday and I had to sample and OMG!!! I had to go back 3 more times. This dis was made for the ...

Reese’s Nutter Butter Cookie Truffles

I just finished making these.. They are packed full of mini Reese’s peanut butter cups and crushed up Nutter Butter cookies. I plan to take ...

Raspberry almond shortbread cookies

I just finished making these and they are SO GOOD!! I had no issues whatsoever-no spreading in the pan, the jam stayed where it was supposed...

John Legend's Macaroni and Cheese

When musician John Legend visited Martha, he shared this recipe for his favorite Southern comfort food.. John Legend's Macaroni and Chee...

Creamy Sausage and Spinach Pasta Skillet

Creamy Sausage and Spinach Pasta Skillet Ingredients: 6 oz. smoked sausage 1 Tbsp olive oil 1 medium onion 1 (14.5 oz.) can diced tomatoes w...

Glazed Pineapple Kielbasa Bites

Okay, now that I had sauces that were safe for my son with Asian food allergies, I was FINALLY ready to try this tasty-looking recipe I foun...

Loaded Baked Potato & Chicken Casserole

Here is one such recipe that is gluten-free, low-fructose and low-FODMAP. The only issues with this recipe may be with the dairy products. H...

Perfect Cheesecake

Just made this last night. I used digestive biscuits for the crust as graham crackers are hard to find in Korea. I also used an 8″ springfor...

Perfect Cheesecake

Just made this last night. I used digestive biscuits for the crust as graham crackers are hard to find in Korea. I also used an 8″ springfor...

Perfect Cheesecake

Just made this last night. I used digestive biscuits for the crust as graham crackers are hard to find in Korea. I also used an 8″ springfor...

Pretzel Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

These are gorgeous and awesome!! Pretzels in cookies are so good and I personally LOVE cookie bars!!  I only had a cup of chocolate chips, s...

Chicken Roll Ups

I made these last night and they were delicious! I have a family of 6, so I doubled the recipe. I only made 3 minor additions: I seasoned my...

Cherry Fluff Dessert

This is a sweet, pretty and great dessert. Can be made the night before and let sit in the refrigerator until ready to serve.. Cherry Fluff ...

Cilantro Pesto Grilled Shrimp

Cilantro Pesto Grilled Shrimp INGREDIENTS:     cilantro pesto ( recipe below )       about 20, wild medium size shrimp (Peeled & De-vein...

Buckeye Brownie Cookies

These cookies combine the best of both worlds…brownies and buckeyes! If you love buckeyes, but don’t like taking the time to dip them in cho...

Banana Caramel Cream Dessert

I doubled the filling then added one and a fourth cups or so of Ghirardelli white chocolate chips. I’m trying to make this a banana cream wh...

Strawberry Chocolate Chip Cake

This is a delicious recipe! However, in the 9″ square pan, there was only enough room for a little more than half of the strawberries and it...

Philly Cheese Steak Sloppy Joes

What I love about this recipe is that it is so easy to prepare and is great if you are looking for a quick meal. The process to preparing th...

Mini Apple Pie Cookies

Just made these… YUM! Things I learned: Easiest way to cut up the apples in the pie filling is to leave them all in the can and take a knife...

Island Pork Tenderloin

I often find myself struggling to find new ways to prepare chicken and pork.  I get soooo bored with the usual options and so I will search ...

Cinnamon Roll Cheesecake

I made this last week and posted a picture of it to Facebook. What a reaction from everyone! You would think that all of my friends were sta...

Delicious Raspberry Oatmeal Cookie Bars

These were delicious! My only mistake was not leaving enough room between the raspberry jam and the pan, and so my raspberry leaked to the s...

Cinnamon Crumb Banana Bread

Made this today and it turned out great! The topping had a nice crumbly/slightly crunchy texture to it and the bread was moist. I substitute...

Cannoli Poke Cake

You are going to love this cake! A vanilla cake, soaked with sweetened condensed milk, covered in sweet cannoli filling. Ah-mazing! The thin...

Coconut Cream Poke Cake

I just made this for my husband’s birthday cake. We all loved it (seven of us were at his party). I traded the cool whip for an altered Will...

Moist Chocolate Cake

Making now for my brother's birthday. It really was easy, and it just came out of the oven with no disasters and no nervous breakdowns s...

Paprika Chicken & Spinach with White Wine Butter Thyme Sauce

I made this on Monday and my family was like “MAKE THIS AGAIN SOON!” – that’s high praise!! I served it with a creamy polenta and it was ser...

Chewy Sugar Cookies

My original intent was to make these sugar cookies and roll them in orange sugar to be festive for October, but I couldn't find any oran...

Toasted Coconut Pound Cake

Love love love this recipe! Just tried it today for the first time and my whole family loved it! I didn’t have buttermilk but used coconut m...

Apple Pie Crescent Bites

These are super easy to make and taste similar to an apple pie! The flaky crust, cinnamon and brown sugar make these an irresistible treat. ...